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COVID update: Record 4.4 lakh samples tested, active cases in Delhi dip to 11,904

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COVID update: Record 4.4 lakh samples tested, active cases in Delhi dip to 11,904

COVID update: Record 4.4 lakh samples tested, active cases in Delhi dip to 11,904

The cases of coronavirus continued to surge in India but on a brighter side, India recorded highest ever, more than 4.4 lakh samples in a single day on July 26.

Moreover, 36,145 patients recovered from COVID-19 in last 24 hours.

The recovery rate touched nearly 64%.

Maharashtra reported 9,431 new COVID-19 cases and 267 deaths on July 26.

The total number of cases in the state rises to 3,75,799 including 1,48,601 active cases and 2,13,238 discharged cases.

Delhi recorded 11,904 active cases today.

Tamil Nadu reported 6,986 new COVID-19 cases and 85 deaths today.

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